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Feb 19, 2013 4:00pm PST
administration, and tom drake you know, tried to, two of your other guests pointed go through all the proper channels for years, tried to alert people to the problems with this program its illegality, the wastefulness, the gigantic amounts of money being spent to no avoluntarily. with no other recourse, he approached a reporter for the baltimore sun and with, mind you, he was so buttoned up about it, he only made sure that he was releasing no one classified information, but too bad for him, because his home was raided. he was hit with 10 are oh 11 charges, which could have resulted in 35 years in prison. he was a textbook whistle blower. he did everything by the book. the government eventually lost most of those charges were dropped. tom drake ended up pleading guilty to a very minor charge, but in a way the mission was accomplished, because he was saddled with hundreds of thuses of dollars in legal bills because of this one conviction on the minor charge, he can't work in government again. he can't work for a government contractor again. they take people like this, and they destroy them. th
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